Monthly Archives: January 2011

Konbit des Jeunes Penseurs/Gathering of Young Thinkers

My latest Haiti story is about a youth writing group in Port-au-Prince that formed after the earthquake last year. Each week these “young thinkers” get together to read Haitian literature, write their own poems and stories, and talk about their lives and their country’s future.  Here’s the story:

 

And here’s the group’s website:

http://storiesfromhaiti.wordpress.com/

Enjoy.

Baby Doc Returns

Today’s radio piece:

Haiti One Year On

Here’s Wednesday’s story:

Haiti One Year On, January 12, 2011

Haiti’s reconstruction, one neighborhood at a time

Today’s radio piece about a partnership between Catholic Relief Services and one particular neighborhood in Port-au-Prince.

Body Collector

Here’s the first of my radio stories from Haiti–following a man who picks up the bodies of cholera victims:

Haiti Day 4

Today’s chat with Lisa Mullins of The World

 

 

And here’s a “reporter’s notebook” I wrote just after.